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Welcome to Thompson Cancer Survival Center

We are more than a world class cancer center. We are a cancer survival center, where leading cancer specialists use the most advanced technologies to achieve breakthrough successes in treating many types of cancer. Our physicians are supported by a team of patient navigators, dietitians, genetics counselors, clinical trial specialists, physicists, pharmacists, therapists, technologists, oncology nurses, social workers, and counselors are here to treat and beat cancer. In addition to the original downtown Knoxville location, Thompson facilities are located in West Knoxville, Oak Ridge, and Sevierville.

For more information about the Thompson Cancer Survival Center, call (865) 331-1678.

For physician referral, call (865) 374-8272. 

This facility complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click here to learn more.

Services Quick Links

The cutting-edge programs offered at Thompson Cancer Survival Center constantly adapt to meet the needs of our community and to align with technological advances in the medical field.

For a full listing of our services, please visit our services page.

Patient Resources

Patients are the most important people at Thompson Cancer Survival Center. Use the quick links below to conveniently access your information, register for a class or event, or find a physician.

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We're proud to welcome medical oncologist Felicia Wheeler, MD to our cancer fighting team! Learn more: www.thompsoncancernetwork.com/welcome-felicia-wheeler-md. ... See MoreSee Less

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We're excited to announce Scott Warwick has been named Chief Administrative Officer of Thompson Cancer Survival Center! Over the last 20 years, he has served in a variety of clinical, administrative, and executive roles for local and national cancer programs. As CAO, Warwick will be working strategically with our oncology physicians to design the future of our cancer program. Learn more: www.thompsoncancernetwork.com/longtime-oncology-executive-to-lead-thompson-cancer-survival-center. ... See MoreSee Less

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We were honored to present Darrel Hull, MSN, FNP-BC from our TOG - Lenoir City office with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses this week. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation's international program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day.

Darrel's compassion and thoughtfulness recently made an extraordinary impact on one patient's life. Read the full story here: www.thompsoncancernetwork.com/june-daisy-award-winner.
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Don't forget about Cancer Support Community East Tennessee's Facing Cancer Together event this Saturday, June 1! ... See MoreSee Less

3 months ago  ·  

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Tonight's the night!

We're excited to announce that we have partnered with Blaze Pizza on Cedar Bluff Road to host a fundraiser! TODAY until 10:00 p.m, they'll donate 20% of proceeds to Thompson Cancer Survival Center! Make plans to join us for a fun, delicious day.
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We're proud to support Cancer Support Community East Tennessee and this awesome event on Saturday, June 1!

Join other cancer survivors, family, friends & healthcare professionals, for an inspiring exploration of Integrative Oncology that encourages each of us to actively pursue optimal health in mind, body and spirit.
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Locations

Visit this page to get information about all of Thompson Cancer Survival Center’s locations around the region.

Thompson Cancer Survival Center News

  • Welcome Namratha Vontela, MD

    Namratha Vontela, MD Fellowship:  Hematology and Medical Oncology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center Residency:  Internal Medicine,  University of Tennessee Medical School:  Kakatiya Medical College,  Wrangal, India Location: Thompson Oncology Group – Oak Ridge 200 New York Avenue Oak Ridge, TN 37830 (865) 835-5400 About Us Thompson Oncology Group is part of Covenant Health, the […]

  • Welcome Jongming Li, MD, PhD

    Jongming Li, MD, PhD “I have more than 10 years of experience in hematology and medical oncology and have always prided myself on providing compassionate care for my patients. I’m excited to extend that care to the families of Knoxville and Lenoir City.”  Fellowship:  Hematology and Medical Oncology, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute,  Bethesda, […]

  • Welcome Felicia Wheeler, MD

    Felicia Wheeler, MD “I am a Knoxville native, so I am excited about returning home to care for our community.”  Fellowship:  Hematology and Medical Oncology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center Residency:  Internal Medicine,  University of Tennessee Health Science Center Medical School:  University of Tennessee Location: Thompson Oncology Group – Downtown 1916 White Avenue Knoxville, […]

  • Longtime Oncology Executive to Lead Thompson Cancer Survival Center

    Covenant Health announces that Scott Warwick has been named chief administrative officer of Thompson Cancer Survival Center, the health system’s flagship cancer program.

  • June DAISY Award Winner

      An employee at Thompson Cancer Network was honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses this week. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. The DAISY Award was established in 1999 by the family of a patient who had received extraordinary care and […]

  • Get Your Game On!

    Game On Against Cancer Benefits Patients at Thompson Cancer Survival Center Game-lovers can bring out their competitive spirit for a good cause at the 8th annual Game On Against Cancer on Friday, March 1. The popular evening of games, music, food, beverages, and a silent auction benefits patients in need at Thompson Cancer Survival Center. […]

  • Welcome Kamalesh K. Bala, MD, PhD

    We’re proud to welcome Board-Certified Medical Oncologist Kamalesh K. Bala, MD, PhD to Thompson Oncology Group. Dr. Bala will care for patients at our Thompson Cancer Survival Center – Downtown location.  Kamalesh K. Bala, MD, PhD Board Certified in Hematology/Oncology and Internal Medicine Fellowship:  Hematology and Medical Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Residency:  Internal Medicine,  […]

  • December DAISY Award Winners

    Three nurses at Thompson Cancer Network were honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. The DAISY Award was established in 1999 by the family of a patient who had received extraordinary care and compassion from his nurses during […]

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